The Cyprus-UK Business Forum is aimed at senior decision makers. Keynote speaker will be HE Yiorgos Lakkotrypis, Minister of Energy, Commerce, Industry & Tourism of the Republic of Cyprus along with other ministers and business leaders. They will explore the significant opportunities that now exist, providing in-depth, and set out, investment opportunities and the advantages of Cyprus as a location for regional headquarters.
The format will be a combination of panel discussions from high level experts, interactive Q&A sessions, followed by a drinks reception. There will also be opportunities for one-to-one B2B meetings organised by the Cyprus Chamber of Commerce & Industry and COBCOE with an inward delegation from Cyprus.
The Cyprus-UK Business Forum is being organised by the Cyprus Ministry of Energy, Commerce, Industry & Tourism and the Cyprus Chamber of Commerce & Industry, supported by the Cyprus Investment Promotion Agency, the Cyprus-UK Business Association, the UK Cyprus Enterprise Council, COBCOE, the Enterprise Europe Network and the European Commission.
The event will be hosted at Bloomberg's London Headquarters, giving guests a rare opportunity to visit this futuristic business news hub.
17:00-17:30 Registration and welcome refreshments
17:30-17:45 Welcome address and introductions
HE Euripides L. Evriviades, High Commissioner for the Republic of Cyprus to the UK
Marios Tsiakkis Secretary General, Cyprus Chamber of Commerce & Industry
Peter Droussiotis, Chairman, UK-Cyprus Enterprise Council
17:45-18:15 Keynote address
HE George Lakkotrypis, Minister of Energy, Commerce, Industry and Tourism
The Cyprus Economy and Growth Drivers
18:15-18:30 Michael Izza, CEO, ICAEW
Brexit and Cyprus -the gateway for UK business into Europe
18:30-19:15 Panel discussion and Q&A
Doing Business in Cyprus: A sound framework for investments
Panel Moderator: Androulla Pittas, President of the Cyprus-UK Business Association
Theo Parperis, Head of PwC Cyprus Tax and Legal Services
George Cambanellas, Board Member, Cyprus Investment Promotion Agency
Andreas Andreou, Vice Chairman of Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (TBC)
Christos Vasiliou, Board Member, Deputy Managing Director, Head of Advisory, KPMG Cyprus, CIFA Board member
EFG Bank - TBC
19:15-20:30 Closing remarks followed by reception and B2B meetings
Programme is subject to change
Please note that this event is for senior decision makers representing bona fide organisations.
Please complete a separate registration for each individual delegate. Thank you.
We are also supporting an event in Edinburgh, featuring George Lakkotrypis, Minister of Energy, Commerce, Industry and Tourism for the Republic of Cyprus, on Thursday 10 November. This event will take place in Edinburgh’s Balmoral. More information can be found here
MEET THE EXPERTS – BUSINESS DELEGATION FROM CYPRUS
Senior representatives of leading professional services and property companies will be attending the London event. Download the business delegate list. To arrange a B2B meeting, please contact email@example.com